This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:
- Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation on Friday allowing women to obtain a year's worth of birth control pills when allowed by a doctor.
- The California Police Chief Assn. opposes Proposition 63, the November ballot measure that would impose new rules on gun ammunition.
- Students at California public schools can be expelled for cyberbullying under legislation signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday. Brown also signed bills that aim to help California public college students graduate on time, and to overhaul operations at the scandal-plagued Central Basin Municipal Water District.
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